The first female ministerial-level high-ranking official to surrender since the 18th National Congress, the former party secretary of the Northern Normal University fell

According to the website of the State Supervision Commission of the Central Commission for Discipline Inspection of the Communist Party of China, Liu Chuansheng, former secretary of the Party Committee of Beijing Normal University, is suspected of serious disciplinary violations and has voluntarily surrendered to the Central Commission for Discipline Inspection and State Supervision Commission for disciplinary investigation.

According to, Liu Chuansheng is the first known female ministerial-level senior official to voluntarily surrender since the 18th CPC National Congress. According to a source, Liu Chuansheng has had a negative impact on schools, with primary and secondary schools affiliated with Beijing Normal University blossoming in various places during her tenure.

Liu Chuansheng, a woman born in Sichuan in December 1950, graduated from Tsinghua University’s automation department in 1975 and served as a teacher and deputy secretary of the league committee at Tsinghua University before serving at the State Education Commission, the China Education Press, the education office of the embassy in the United Kingdom and the education office of the embassy in the U.S. She was secretary of the party committee of Beijing Normal University from 2005 to 2016. At the time of his surrender, Liu Chuansheng had been out of office for five years.

The central government’s third inspection team was stationed at Beijing Normal University in May this year and is still working there, according to Singapore’s Union-Tribune.